Welcome! I'm the Institute for Entrepreneurship & Competitive Enterprise Faculty Fellow, Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship (with tenure), and co-chair of the PhD Program at the Kelley School of Business, Indiana University. Born and raised in Qufu, China, I have studied and lived in Shanghai, London, Toronto, Chicago, Helsinki, and Edmonton before joining IU. I got three degrees respectively from the London School of Economics, University of Toronto, and University of Alberta. In the interim, I also worked as a business consultant.
On this website, you will find information about my research, teaching, and service. Thanks for visiting!
EMLYON Interview where I shared some thoughts regarding research on optimal distinctiveness, social enterprises, and entrepreneurship, and some advices for early stage scholars.
(1) JBV Special Issue Call: Getting More for Less: The Role of Resourcefulness in Entrepreneurship [PDF]
(2) IACMR 2021 Junior Faculty and Doctoral Consortium being prepared!
Time: June, 2021
(3) If you plan to apply for our PhD program and would like to work with me, please select "Strategic Management and Organization Theory" as your major as you navigate the application system.
Strategy and Organization Theory, Institutional Theory, Social Entrepreneurship, International Entreprenuership, Emerging Markets, Cross-National Comparative Studies
Doctoral: Organization Theory
MBA: Developing Strategic Capabilities
Undergraduate: Strategic Management
Global Business Institute: Social Entrepreneurship
Deputy Editor: Organization & Environment
Guest Editor: Journal of Business Venturing
Editorial Board: AMJ, AMR, JBV
Reviewer for ASQ, Org. Sci., SMJ, ASR etc.
Chaired various AOM Research and Award Committees
现任Organization & Environment副主编，AMJ， AMR， JBV编委会成员。